The Whole Truth (novel)

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The Whole Truth
Author David Baldacci
Country United States
Language English
Genre Crime novel
Publisher Grand Central Publishing
Publication date
April 22, 2008
Media type Print (Hardback and Paperback)
Pages 406 pp (first edition, hardback)
ISBN ISBN 0-446-19597-9 (first edition, hardback)
OCLC 184829443
813/.54 22
LC Class PS3552.A446 W48 2008

The Whole Truth is a 2008 book by David Baldacci.

Plot summary[edit]

The head of a major arms vendor plots to restore the great power confrontations like those of the cold war, along with the long term stability of mutually assured destruction. To this end, he foments hostility between Russia and China, by means of a disinformation campaign (perception management) augmented with selected murders. A secret agent, aggrieved by his fiancée's murder, joins forces with an alcoholic reporter to foil these evil plans.